Jobs

Coordinator, Fundraising

Location

Ottawa, ON

Summary

The Liberal Party of Canada (LPC) is seeking a Fundraising Coordinator to work at the Party’s National Office in Ottawa, joining a dedicated team of staff to support Justin Trudeau and our Liberal team.

We are looking for someone who cares about the work we do and who is a great fit for our culture and team. If you want to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, take part in empowering Canadians to engage in the democratic process, and play an active role in promoting Liberal values, then we want to hear from you!

Reporting to the Deputy Director of Fundraising Operations, the Coordinators are responsible for acting as a first-point-of-contact for the Liberal Party of Canada’s fundraising engagement. Coordinators represent the brand and the values of the Liberal Party of Canada to our supporters and Canadians, and work to build support for our party between and during elections. Coordinators handle LPC correspondence with emphasis on fundraising and donor stewardship with the utmost respect for great service, engagement, and professionalism.

Responsibilities

  • Answering inquiries by email and phone courteously and professionally;
  • Categorizing inquiries, assigning inquiries to other LPC departments or triaging inquiries to experts in a particular field;
  • Working tirelessly to find a solution and/or suitable response in a timely manner;
  • Making stewardship phone calls to keep LPC donors engaged;
  • Making donation asks via phone calls or email to potential donors or lapsed donors;
  • Maintaining knowledge of current events, politics, messaging, and training materials;
  • Assisting all departments as required.

Qualifications

  • Experience in some form of customer service and engaging with the public;
  • Strong ability to sell and fundraise;
  • Advanced computer skills using Microsoft Office;
  • Ability to manage databases, confidential information, and responsible payment processes;
  • Ability to represent the Liberal Party of Canada in a positive manner;
  • Above average skills in building relationships is an asset;
  • Experience in campaigning, politics, policy and/or government are desirable;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and French is highly preferred;
  • University degree or College diploma in related field or similar work experience.

Working Conditions

  • A fast paced, dynamic environment with shifting priorities and operational objectives;
  • Team environment;
  • Unusual hours and an exciting accelerated pace;
  • Must be available to work evenings, weekends, and holidays when necessary;
  • LPC works to develop and nurture employees’ skills and experience;
  • Challenging projects and new opportunities;
  • Inclusive atmosphere that encourages new initiatives and strategies.

The Liberal Party of Canada encourages applications from all qualified candidates. The Liberal Party of Canada has a great record of accommodating persons with disabilities. Contact Sandra Colin at scolin@liberal.ca if you need accommodation at any stage of the application process or want more information on our accommodation policies.

Only selected candidates will be contacted.

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